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Starbucks is shutting hundreds of cafes and opening futuristic pickup-only stores in their place. Here’s what it’s like to buy coffee from a pickup-only Starbucks store.

Starbucks opened its first-ever Starbucks Pickup store in November, a pickup-only location that lets customers order ahead through the chain’s mobile app and pick up their orders in-store. The pandemic has forced the coffee chain to lean into the pickup-only store format. Starbucks plans to shut around 400 sit-down cafes […]
Starbucks is shutting hundreds of cafes and opening futuristic pickup-only stores in their place. Here’s what it’s like to buy coffee from a pickup-only Starbucks store.
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This military device turns soldiers into Spider-Men

VIDEO: Engineers at the Defence Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) have finished an advanced prototype of a device called Z-Man, which will allow soldiers to scale walls quickly like a real-life Spider-Man.
This military device turns soldiers into Spider-Men
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How exactly does the Hyperloop work?

VIDEO: Elon Musk's Hyperloop, the tube transit system that seems straight out of sci-fi, is gaining more and more attention, but how exactly does it work? Here's a brief overview of the science behind this revolutionary invention.
How exactly does the Hyperloop work?
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This robot salamander is one of the most accurate robotic animals ever made

VIDEO: Pleurobot is a salamander-like robot that was developed at EPFL, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology. It's one of the most accurate robotic animals ever made, and its developers hope to use it to understand animal evolution and spinal therapy. Its design will also be used for search and rescue robots.
This robot salamander is one of the most accurate robotic animals ever made
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This smart helmet gives you eyes in the back of your head

VIDEO: Skully, a new smart motorcycle helmet, aims to give riders a practical safety tool: a rearview camera to reduce blind spots. The heads-up display also features Bluetooth calls, GPS, and music streaming without looking away from the road.
This smart helmet gives you eyes in the back of your head
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This amazing drone can fly itself 30 mph without crashing

VIDEO: An algorithm generated obstacle-detection system that allows a drone to autonomously dip, dart and dive through trees at 30 miles per hour, without crashing, has been developed by a n MIT Ph.D. student. Andrew Barry's drone system uses a stereo camera set up to capture 120 fps footage and map objects 33 feet in front of the drone.
This amazing drone can fly itself 30 mph without crashing